Every programme has a Programme Committee, the so-called opleidingscommissie. The members are appointed by the Dean of the Faculty. Half of the members are students of the relevant programme, the other half consists of faculty members.
The programmes committee are the most important advisory body on programme level for the management. The committee has rights granted by law:
Members of the OC are appointed by the dean FMG for a maximum period of 2 years (can be renewed) on the recommendation of the director of the GSSS.
Programme committee Human Geography and Urban and Regional Planning
Merel Nijhuis (representing Urban & Regional Planning)
GSSS students that are members of a programme committee (opleidingscommissie) or another official student representative body, such as the Facultaire Studentenraad can apply for a so-called bestuursbeurs (scholarship for student representatives).
Information about compensation for being a student member; Link